Des Moines (KWWL) — More than 800 students across the country were honored this week, when the 2019 McDonald’s All American Games nomination list was unveiled.
Twenty-two of the athletes on the list are from Iowa.
Athletes making the list are:
This year’s nominees were selected by high school coaches, athletic directors, principals and members of the McDonald’s All American Games Selection Committee.
The final rosters, of the top 24 boys and 24 girls for the 2019 McDonald’s All American Games, will be announced on Thursday, January 24 at 2 p.m. on ESPN’s “The Jump” and at 6 p.m. on “SportsCenter”.
The 42nd Annual Boys Game tips-off on Wednesday, March 27 at Atlanta’s State Farm Arena. It will be broadcast on ESPN2.
The 18th Annual Girls Game will be before the Boys Game. It will also be broadcast live on ESPN2.
The McDonald’s All American Games will benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities.